Our Staff

We invite you to contact us anytime you have a financial aid question at lawfinaid@syr.edu.

We are also available for virtual appointments through Zoom, which can be scheduled online.

Kristin Shea 

Kristin Shea is Director of Financial Aid for the College of Law and has served in various roles with the College for more than a decade—as Financial Aid Coordinator, Assistant Director of Financial Aid, and as part of the Advancement Team, overseeing alumni relations and annual fundraising activities.

Shea holds a B.A. in biology and minor in psychology from Le Moyne College in Syracuse, where she also earned an M.B.A. with a concentration in marketing. Shea also worked in Le Moyne’s Office of Alumni and Parent Programs and the Office of Career Services. She has additional professional experience working in both the corporate and non-profit sectors, in marketing, fundraising, event planning, and human resources. Shea connects current and prospective students with resources for financing their legal education and counsels students and alumni on budgeting, fiscal responsibility, and postgraduate loan repayment. 


Elle Boone

Elle Boone is the Assistant Director of Scholarships and Financial Aid at the College of Law. Prior to joining the Law Financial Aid Office team, Elle worked in the Syracuse University Main Campus Financial Aid Office for six years as a Service Provider, Financial Aid Counselor, and most recently as Assistant Director leading the service provider team and overseeing tuition waivers and outside scholarships. Elle has a Bachelor of Professional Studies in Business Management from Cazenovia College.